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Programmable Life

Overview

 

 

The Symposium ‘Programmable Life’ kicks-off the Barcelona Collaboratorium for Modelling and Predictive Biology, a new initiative launched by the Centre for Genomic Regulation (CRG) and EMBL Barcelona, which will be a new space for interaction of computational biology, AI and machine learning – promoting researchers to collaborate, share ideas and synergize across disciplines and scales. This symposium will gather renowned international researchers in these fields, as well as the scientific community from Barcelona and the rest of Spain. 

 

Programme

 

 

Day 1 - October 4, 2022

12:00

Registration and lunch

(PRBB auditorium, Carrer del Dr. Aiguader, 88, 08003 Barcelona, Spain)

First scientific session.

Chair:Ben Lehner

CRG, Barcelona

14:00

Presentation of the Barcelona Collaboratorium

by Ben Lehner (CRG, Barcelona) and James Sharpe (EMBL Barcelona, Spain)

14:30

Deborah Marks

Harvard Medical School, USA

15:10

Jason Chin

MRC LMB, UK

15:50

Petra Schwille

MPI Biochem, Germany

16:30

  - coffee break -

17:00

Jeremy Gunawardena

Harvard University, USA

17:40

Jussi Taipale

Helsinki University, Finland

18:20

Poster session

Day 2 - October 5, 2022

08:30

Late registration, PRBB auditorium

Second scientific session.

Chair: Luis Serrano (CRG, Spain)

09:00

Julia Zeitlinger

Stowers Institute, USA

09:40

Alejandro Torres-Sanchez

EMBL Barcelona, Spain

10:20

Yanlan Mao

University College London, UK

11:00

  - coffee break -

11:30

Zev Gartner

UC San Francisco, USA

12:10

Kristina Haase

EMBL Barcelona, Spain

12:50

- lunch -

Third scientific session.

Chair: James Sharpe (EMBL Barcelona, Spain)

14:30

Alexander Anderson

Moffit Cancer Centre, USA

15:10

Katie Bentley

Crick Institute, UK

15:50

  - coffee break -

16:20

Nick Stroustrup

CRG, Spain

17:00

Ricard Sole

Pompeu Fabra University, Spain

Abstracts

 

 

Abstract submission for poster presentation is now open. Please upload the file through the registration form.

 

General Information

Language: All abstracts must be written in English.

Deadline: abstracts MUST BE RECEIVED no later than September 15th, 2022

Notification of acceptance will be mailed by September 22th, 2022. Only the presenting/first author will receive the email notification of acceptance or rejection, and is responsible for informing all co-authors of the status of the abstract.

 

Content of the Abstract

Abstracts are limited to 300 words.

Abstracts must contain: title, authors, primary institution, purpose of the study, methods used, summary of the results and conclusion reached.

Abstracts will be published as submitted. Proof and edit your submission accordingly.

Information for poster presenters: The poster space will be 90 x 120 cm (width x height), which corresponds to DIN-A0 VERTICAL layout.

 

Registration

 

 

Participants must register before September 26th, 2022.

Register here:  

 

Venue

 

 

PRBB Auditorium

Dr. Aiguader, 88

08003 Barcelona, Spain

 

 

Practical information

 

 Accommodation near the venue:

  • Campus del Mar residence:  

  • Hotel H10 Marina:  

  • Hotel H10 Port Vell:  

  • Hotel Pere IV:  

 

 

Useful links:

 

 



Sponsors

 

 

Ajuntament de Barcelona Excelencia Severo Ochoa